Anticipations of the Reactions of Mechanical and Scientific Progress upon Human Life and Thought
Price: 450.00 USD
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1902. First American edition. [1 f., blank], Pp. [i-vi], [1-2], 3-342, , [344, blank] [4, ads], [2 ff., blank]. 1 vols. 8vo. Cornerstone of Wells' Later Career, In Original Dust Jacket. "Originally I intended Anticipations to be my sole digression from my art or trade (or what you will) of an imaginative writer." Remarkable collection of essays that prefigures most of the concerns of Wells' later writings and intellectual activities. First American edition. Sage grey boards, paper label, t.e.g. Fine in original green cloth dust jacket with printed paper label.